The Buckeyes are getting almost everyone back for the 2018 season.
Ohio State's 2018 offense received more good news on Monday night. Another key Buckeyes' skill player is returning for another season.
Following similar announcements from Parris Campbell, Johnnie Dixon and Mike Weber, wide receiver Terry McLaurin revealed he'll be back. "Thank you Lord for another opportunity. #last1," he wrote on Instagram.
Ohio State's offense should be loaded in 2018. The Buckeyes are losing their starting quarterback in 2018, but return almost everyone else.
Urban Meyer will have a tough decision to make regarding Barrett's replacement. Does he go with the pro-style passer in Dwayne Haskins, the electric dual-threat freshman in Tate Martell or the steady Joe Burrow?
Thankfully for Meyer, all three options are good. And all three options will get to benefit from the bevy of skill players around them.
Ohio State's backfield could be the best in the country in 2018, led by Weber and sophomore J.K. Dobbins. Weber averaged more than 6 yards a carry in 2017, while Dobbins totaled more than 1,400 yards.
The wide receivers group will have some serious consistency, too. McLaurin's decision to return means all six of Ohio State's top wideouts will be back.
Ohio State has been touted as a near-unanimous top-five team heading into the 2018 season.
ESPN has the Buckeyes ranked No. 3, behind Alabama and Clemson. Sports Illustrated has OSU at No. 4, behind Georgia, Alabama and Clemson.
Meyer and Co. will be in College Football Playoff contention once again.